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Reviewed 4 March 2018

A transcendent panoramic of the city, with a glamorous light and poetry of its inscriptions and sculptures.

Thank Sofia N
Reviewed 9 December 2017

sadly I went here on a rainy day so didn't had much time. but the little we have seen was beautiful. this garden has its name due to the students writing their songs and letters in the garden. Also the garden provides a beautiful view...More

Thank rmcc83
Reviewed 22 October 2017

A lovely small park located at the highest point in Coimbra. The 100 meter climb is worth it. Great views. Full of stone placques celebrating university life.

1  Thank DaveBarnesDenver
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Decided to explore this based on a suggestion from a local. It was a long walk for me to get there, but once I did, I was really glad I came. Come prepared with a translation app so you can understand what is written on...More

1  Thank lovetotravel154945
Reviewed 14 November 2015

In this place you can appreciate the views to one part of the city. It is a beautiful little garden with lots of history. It's very close to other attractions so you can just take a look when passing by.

Thank Daniela R
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Definitely the best view of Coimbra! Just right by the university, and filled with the poems from poets, writers and anonymous students!

Thank Champions N
Reviewed 10 March 2015

Penedo da Saudade is a small "park" i would call it like that in the middle of the city. Many people heard about it, but not many people been there. It is worth the visit for a moment. Great view for "Ponte Europa" and the...More

1  Thank Julie O
Reviewed 18 August 2014

Nostalgia Rock in the City of Coimbra. You can see this as one of the highest points or Hill in the city of Coimbra, and the students from the University of Coimbra used this place to let their feelings have their way. So this place...More

1  Thank Hans G
Reviewed 3 June 2014

It's an iconic place of coimbra also.. all the stories that Coimbra tells, penedo da saudade is one of them, all the poems written there and the atmosphere.. good to go for a walk with girlfriend.

Thank Paulo S
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Walking around this hillside you can feel the nostalgia of the generations of students who've come back to leave messages here. Sitting on one of the stone slabs at sunset was a perfectly romantic setting at the end of a daytrip to Coimbra, whether you...More

1  Thank Lisbom
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